Animal Healing Arts

Hands-on Workshops. Canine Massage Therapy. Canine Rehab Therapies. Equine Massage. Training Programs. Animal Behavior


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Eve Lucia Boucouvalas, LMT, LE
Pet Care Specialist/Consultant
Eve’s qualifications and credentials are listed below.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE    Pet Care Specialist/ Educator/Consultant     1999 – Current

 FL License# MA0029464; FL License# FB9743669; FL CE Provider# 50-6408

  • Over 15 years of hands-on experience working with dogs in a variety of settings.
  • Over 15 years of cat care and cat rescue experience.
  • Over 15 years of providing a full menu of Pet Care services for dogs and cats.
  • Over 7 years of experience as the Lead Pet Spa Therapist at luxury, pet-friendly resorts.
  • Over 3 years of Pet Grooming and Pet Styling experience.

ADVANCED SPECIALIST TRAINING     Animal Care Specialist / Veterinary Assistant     2000 – 2009

  • Animal Communication Specialist Training: Basic and Advanced Levels, Point Reyes, CA Teacher: Penelope Smith
  • Integrative Therapies in Animal Health: Canine, Equine, and Feline, Upledger Institute, CA
  • Humpback Whale Encounter: Silver Bank, Dominican Republic 10 days at sea and ocean swim with Humpback Whales (mothers, calves, escorts)
  • Energy Medicine Seminar: Spinner Dolphins & Humpback Whales, Hawaii
  • Observed and assisted (over 1000 hours as a pre-vet student):
    • Equine, Holistic, and Small Animal Veterinarians
    • Emergency and Critical Care Veterinarians

EDUCATIONAL SERVICES     Educational Director of Animal Healing Arts™ Institute

Developed 300-Hour Grooming School Curriculum

Developed 100-Hour Canine Massage & Advanced Bodywork Certification Curriculum

Canine Massage Instructor: The Don CeSar Resort & Spa (St. Pete Beach, FL)

Canine Massage Instructor: The Ritz-Carlton (Sarasota, FL)

Lead Pet Massage Therapist for the Don CeSar Resort & Spa (St. Pete Beach, FL)

Educator/Consultant for Canine Massage Workshops: Basic, Sports, and Advanced Bodywork

Educator/Consultant for Equine Massage Clinic Series: Basic, Sports Massage, and Advanced Bodywork


Granby Zoo (Granby, Canada) ~ Primate Environmental Enrichment Project

San Francisco Zoo (San Francisco, CA) ~ Wildlife Rehabilitation

Oakland Zoo (Oakland, CA) ~ Avian and Exotics

Lowry Park Zoo (Tampa, FL) ~ Aviary

4-H Volunteer, Horse Protection Association of Florida, Proud Spirit Horse Sanctuary

Delta Society, Animal-Assisted Therapy, Project Pup


Eckerd College                                                                                 St. Petersburg, FL

Double Bachelors of Arts                                                 Graduated with High Honors

Minor in Zoology

Recipient of the Ollie Bailey Award of Excellence                           Awarded 2005

Energy Medicine Specialist/Educator                                       Certified since 2000

Canine and Equine Massage & Bodywork                               Certified since 2000

Bhakti Academe School of Massage                                              Graduated 1999

Florida State Massage License                                                           Granted 1999